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30 Heart Melting Photos of Soldiers Meeting Their Children For The First Time

Servicemen returning home from deployment have their first moments with their newborn sons and daughters.

1. Sailor James Crisier meets his 6-week-old daughter Jadyn.

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2. Specialist Michael Tawney meets his infant son.

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Via Flickr: us7thfleet

 

3. Sailor Stuardo Juarez meets his infant daughter.

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Via Flickr: usnavy

 

4. Sailor Steven Hart meets his infant child.

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Via Flickr: usnavy

 

5. Specialist Ryan Tremble meets his 9-month-old daughter, Jade.

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Via Flickr: jblmpao

 

6. A  sailor meets his daughter

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7. Chief Petty Officer Tom Cooper meets his 6-week-old son Ethan.

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8. Sailor Demontay Blue meets his infant daughter.

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Via Flickr: usnavy

 

9. Specialist Barrett Lafferty meets his infant daughter.

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Via Flickr: compacflt

 

10. PFC Jordan Boswell meets his 9-day-old son Conner.

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Via Flickr: soldiersmediacenter

 

11. Staff Sgt. Mark Mattson meets his 3-week-old daughter, Lydia.

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Via Flickr: mcas_cherry_point

 

12. Hospital Corpsman Miguel Codd holds his 2-month-old son.

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Via Flickr: compacflt

 

13. A military police officer holds his infant daughter.

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Via Flickr: thenationalguard

 

14. A soldier meets his infant son.

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15.  Machinist Warren Jack holds his infant daughter.

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Via Flickr: usnavy

 

16. Sailor Joseph Cox meets his infant daughter.

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Via Flickr: usnavy

 

17. Sailor Cesar Dorado meets his infant daughter.

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Via Flickr: usnavy

 

18.  Airman Justin Rogers meets his newborn daughter.

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Via Flickr: compacflt

 

19. Sailor Kevin Limbrick meets his newborn daughter.

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Via Flickr: usnavy

 

20. Sailor Michael Ball meets his 4-month-old daughter.

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Via Flickr: usnavy

 

21. Airman Jacob James meets his infant daughter.

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Via Flickr: usnavy

 

22. Specialist Kellen Busiek meets his infant daughter.

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Via Flickr: thenationalguard

 

23. Sgt. 1st Class Michael Lewis meets his daughter.

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Via Flickr: soldiersmediacenter

 

24. Sailor Roberto Valentine meets his infant daughter.

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Via Flickr: usnavy

 

25. Electrician’s Mate John Hagenbrock meets his 7-week-old daughter.

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Via Flickr: usnavy

 

26. Sailor Steven Hart meets his infant daughter.

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Via Flickr: usnavy

 

27. Captain Chad E. Bonecutter meets his 5-month-old son, Barrett.

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Via Flickr: 3mefpao

 

28. Petty Officer William Cummings meets his daughter.

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Via Flickr: dvids

 

29. EMC Alex Yano meets his 4-week-old daughter, Chase.

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30. A marine meets his infant son.

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